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Looking back at the Mariners' futuristic night

Ten years after a memorable uni night in Seattle, Paul Lukas takes us back to the year 2027. Uni Watch

Updated: July 21, 2008, 6:29 PM ET
By Paul Lukas | Page 2

In sports, there are moments when time stands still. And thanks to throwback uniforms, there are plenty of junctures where time appears to turn backward. But it's rare when time jumps ahead.

That photo, of course, is from MLB's now-infamous "Turn Ahead the Clock" promotion, which featured 20 big league teams dressed like total freakin' clowns wearing "futuristic" jerseys over the course of 14 games during the summer of 1999. The uniforms were roundly ridiculed at the time, have been ridiculed ...

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